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Saxaphone

Artwork:
Saxaphone
Size:
167.6 x 152.4 cm
Medium :
Acrylic and oilstick on canvas
Creation Year:
1986
Marks
Signed, titled and dated '"SAXAPHONE" Jean-Michel 86' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg; Private collection, Brussels; Anon. sale; Christie's, London, 24 June 1993, lot 103; Private collection, New York; Anon. sale Sotheby's, New York, 19 November 1997, lot 55; Private collection, Hong Kong; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 26 June 2012, lot 20; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Salzburg, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Bilder 1984-86, July-August 1986, p. 23 (illustrated in color); Hannover, Sprengel Museum, June 2001 - April 2012 (on loan)

Christie's New York

Date:
2015-11-10
Lot Number :
45
Low Estimate :
$4,000,000
High Estimate :
$6,000,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold

Sotheby's London

Date:
2012-06-26
Lot Number :
20
Low Estimate :
$3,110,000[+20%]*
High Estimate :
$4,670,000[-20%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,740,000
Sold For :
$4,258,180*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
1997-11-19
Lot Number :
55
Low Estimate :
$150,000[+47%]*
High Estimate :
$200,000[+10%]*
Hammer Price :
$220,000*

Christie's London

Date:
1993-06-24
Lot Number :
103
Low Estimate :
$58,000[+30%]*
High Estimate :
$72,500[+4%]*
Hammer Price :
$75,400*